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Plant Manager

TAI Engineering Belcamp ,MD
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 

TAI is actively seeking an experience Plant Manager to support our client in Belcamp, MD. This Manager directs and coordinates activities of all production in safety, materials management, productivity management, scheduling, preventive maintenance and human resources to the can manufacturing departments. Solves problems of both a technical and human relations nature to meet production and customer needs. They will be responsible for production controls and reporting, interfaces with Quality Assurance, the Cost Department, Shipping and Engineering Departments, and Human Resources. Commitment to and support of the Company Core Values are key to success in this position.

Responsibilities:

Safety

  • Responsible for training, enforcing and upholding Company and OSHA safety rules and policies
  • Participates in bi-monthly management level safety audits to ensure safety procedures and policies are being properly utilized
  • Responsible for monitoring and counseling employees to assure safe work practices
  • When an accident occurs, the Plant Manager is responsible for the timely and accurate completion and distribution of the Accident Investigation Report. These include counseling of employee and the identification and follow through on any corrective action
  • Responsible for annual Lockout/Tagout Audit of department equipment with 100%  accuracy
  • All of the Safety responsibilities are evaluated based on overall accident rates and safety audits
  • FOOD SAFETY- Follow Company personnel and product safety requirements including standards such as those from SQF and internal GMPs. This includes the effective maintenance and enforcement of the requirements contained in the SQF Food Safety Management system
  • Must follow proper handling, storage, and disposal of hazardous waste in accordance with State and Federal laws
  • Responsible for enforcing and upholding all laws and regulations as set forth by the  company, the state and federal governments, and other law enforcement agencies. This includes company safety rules, OSHA, ADA, EEOC, EPA, and etc

Materials Management

  • Responsible for reviewing and evaluating questionable materials to determine Disposition
  • Responsible for the production of a quality product, free of defects within specified limits
  • Responsible for monitoring and tracking spoilage to ensure levels do not exceed Company specified allowance
  • Responsible for having all materials at line for start-up, back up, and lined up for next job to reduce down time

Productivity

  • Responsible for ensuring that established requirements of maximum efficiencies are realized on all production equipment in their area of responsibility
  • Responsible for accurate record keeping of equipment production rates to ensure problem-solving actions are taken before any critical situations arise
  • Responsible for efficient utilization of direct and indirect labor costs
  • Responsible for direct coordination with other departments to ensure all necessary materials, including secondary production capabilities (back-up) are available and in working order to facilitate production
  • Must pro-actively seek and implement opportunities to increase productivity through equipment modification, labor reduction, and operator input

Scheduling

  • Schedule operators and mechanical support for designated equipment to meet production schedule
  • Coordinate and/or schedule production staffing according to department capacity and line load for maximum efficiencies
  • Inform and train department personnel to respond to frequent schedule changes as dictated by business and customer needs
  • Respond to and manage resources as directed by production and customer needs
  • Coordinate with other departments to verify parts availability and shipping requirements
  • Maintain constant communication with necessary plant management staff concerning status of equipment and personnel
  • Ensure all scheduled equipment is in working order to maintain efficient production     schedule

Preventative Maintenance

  • Must review and closely track all necessary repair or maintenance work orders for the department to ensure efficient operations
  • Responsible for the coordination with all levels of support staff to ensure proper levels of spare parts
  • Aggressively monitor preventative maintenance program to meet maintenance schedule while coordinating with facility departments 
  • Responsible for the elimination of down time and lost production capacity resulting from a lack of preventive maintenance

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Quality, Industrial, or Mechanical Engineering is required 
  • 10+ years of experience as Lead Plant Engineer or Plant Manager
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously across multiple facilities
  • Ability to lift and move 50 lbs
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, decimals, rate and percentage. Must be competent with standard quality control testing equipment and basic computer skills.
Company Description
TAI provides a complete range of Engineering, Management, and Technical Services to Industry and Manufacturing. Our motto “Partnering with Industry for Success” has been a defining principle in determining the structure of our company and remains ever present in our company’s operational considerations.

TAI has the know-how to serve a broad range of industries. Fundamental Engineering, Management, and Technical Service means and methods are adapted to the specific demands of each unique market sector. Where applicable, Best Practices are cross pollinated to new market sectors allowing TAI to bring unique solutions to our clients’ challenges.

TAI Engineering

TAI provides a complete range of Engineering, Management, and Technical Services to Industry and Manufacturing. Our motto “Partnering with Industry for Success” has been a defining principle in determining the structure of our company and remains ever present in our company’s operational considerations. TAI has the know-how to serve a broad range of industries. Fundamental Engineering, Management, and Technical Service means and methods are adapted to the specific demands of each unique market sector. Where applicable, Best Practices are cross pollinated to new market sectors allowing TAI to bring unique solutions to our clients’ challenges.

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Belcamp, MD
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